YouTube’s premium streaming service expands to more US markets YouTube TV, the $35 per month service, is expanding to ten more US cities and regions. The service launched in April offering streaming live TV and DVR functionality to five major cities: San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Chicago and Philadelphia. Read more.
Yoox partners with augmented reality camera app Lumyer for ‘trying on’ service The deal means that shoppers on the Yoox site can use AR to see themselves 'trying on' handbags, sunglasses and jewellery. The images can also be shared on social media and the products can be purchased directly on smartphones. Read more.
IHG unveils plans for new mid-scale brand The hotel group said the as yet unnamed brand would be priced cheaper than its Holiday Inn Express brand and would target guests who want "the basics done exceptionally well". The first hotels will be under construction by 2018. Read more.